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Saltwood House, Saltwood

Description: Saltwood House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 175649

OS Grid Reference: TR1567635969
OS Grid Coordinates: 615676, 135969
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0825, 1.0780

Location: Rectory Lane, Saltwood, Kent CT21 4QA

Locality: Saltwood
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT21 4QA

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Listing Text

(West Side)

4/71 Saltwood House

Rectory, now house. 1770 by the Rev. Thomas Randolph, with medieval core
and early C19 additions. Front elevation evenly-coursed small blocks of
stone with buff brick quoins and dressings. Slate roof. 2 storeys and
attic. Mansard roof. Buff brick stack in front slope of roof to left of
centre, rear stack to left, and ridge stack towards right end. Skylight.
Irregular fenestration of 6 recessed 12-pane sashes with splayed rubbed
white brick voussoirs, grouped 2:1:2:1. Similar windows to ground floor.
Later ashlared porch under third window from left, with door of 6 fielded
panels and cambered heed,in architrave with splayed rubbed white brick
voussoirs. C19 rectangular 2-storey stone bay window to left gable end.
Narrower, and possibly earlier C18 parallel rear range to left, with C19
stable range with Mansard roof at right-angles to rear to left of it.
Interior: only partly inspected. South jamb of a plain-chamfered 4-centred
or pointed-arched doorway in thick rear wall, opposite front door.

Listing NGR: TR1567635969

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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